Mon.Sep 21, 2020

Welcome Shira and Thank You Maria

Music Technology Policy

The new head of the Copyright Office is Shira Perlmutter. Shira was already a very accomplished copyright lawyer when I first met her at the Fordham international copyright gathering in 1999. She gave a very polite but rapier-like takedown of one Andrew Bridges who was being very…well…Andrew Bridges about something. (A A role that works for him sometimes but–with affection–really didn’t that day.) That was 21 years ago, but I remember it well.

The Notorious RBG

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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First-Of-Its-Kind Project Launches To Expand Access To Canadian Legal Data

Media Law

A first-of-its-kind nonprofit launching today seeks to broaden public access to Canadian primary law and other forms of legal data in order to advance access to justice, advance legal innovation, and help balance the sometimes competing concerns of open courts and personal privacy.

The Notorious RBG

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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Nominations Open for ‘Changing Lawyer’ Awards; To Be Presented At Oct. 1 Virtual Conference

Media Law

Nominations are open for The Changing Lawyer Awards 2020 , four categories of awards that recognize individuals, firms and companies in the legal industry for their roles in embracing and driving change through new technology, service models or behavior. The awards will be presented on Oct.

Why N95 masks are still in short supply months into covid-19 pandemic - Washington Post. The nation that put a man on the Moon and had him walk with a spacesuit, fifty-one years ago, cannot make enough N95 masks for its doctors and nurses

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The nation that put a man on the Moon and had him walk with a spacesuit, fifty-one years ago, cannot make enough N95 masks for its doctors and nurses What a disgrace. BALTIMORE — The patient exhaled. She lifted her tongue for a thermometer.

Opinion | Conservatives Try to Lock In Power - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The Supreme Court. The death of the iconic Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has shocked the political world, altered the contours of the upcoming election and induced an overwhelming dread among liberals who fear some basic rights could now be in jeopardy.